• 01:59

    RootsTech + America to Africa with Yolande Bouka

    in Religion

    This week:
    Dan Martinez of RootsTech a family history and technology conference happening in Salt Lake City, Utah, March 21st-23rd.
    Yolande Bouka, will also be on SiZ radio all the way from Nairobi, Kenya. She'll talking to us about her recent move from America to Africa.

  • 00:59

    Rootstech 2013: Recap

    in History

    A special live broadcast from Rootstech 2013 in Salt Lake City.
    This afternoon join Jane live from Rootstech where she will interview Dan Martinez, Rootstech chair. Find out what the highlights of the three-day conference were, what new technology for genealogy was unveiled and what is in store for us in 2014. 
    Find Rootstech here: http://rootstech.org/

  • 02:00

    African American Genealogy with Elon Cook

    in Religion

    For many genealogy can seem overwhelming, especially for those of slave ancestry. There are very specific challenges that African Americans researching family history face. Tune as the Sistas chat with African American genealogy expert Elon Cook about the challenges and resources for African American Genealogy. Elon Cook is an experienced genealogist; she received her Masters Degree from Brown University and is a newly confirmed member of the Daughters of the American Revolution. To learn more about Elon check out her website here.

  • 01:00

    RootsTech Resources for Genealogical Societies

    in History

     
    Join us for the next episode of FGS Radio - My Society, an Internet radio show on Blog talk Radio presented by the Federation of Genealogical Societies. This week’s episode hosted by Thomas MacEntee is entitled RootsTech Resources for Genealogical Societies. Our guests will include: J. Paul Hawthorne, President of The Computer Genealogy Society of San Diego; Tina Lyons, Vice President of the Indiana Genealogical Society; and Tony Hanson, webmaster and leader of the Technology Special Interest Group for the Dallas Genealogical Society. In addition, we’ll be featuring FGS member society, Nebraska State Genealogical Society, in our weekly Society Spotlight feature.  Tune in to FGS Radio – My Society each week to learn more about genealogy societies and join in a discussion of the issues impacting the genealogical community.

  • 01:30

    Genealogy and Technology in a Post-RootsTech World

    in History

    This week our show is entitled Genealogy and Technology In A Post RootsTech World with co-host Lisa Alzo, of The Accidental Genealogist blog. Our special guests will include:DearMYRTLE of DearMYRTLE.com who will give us a recap of last week’s RootsTech conference in Salt Lake City, Utah and fill us in on the latest and hottest genealogy technology news; George G. Morgan of Aha! Seminars, Inc. and The Genealogy Guys who will discuss his book How To Do Everything Genealogy, 3rd Edition; and Brooke Schreier Ganz, genealogist, web developer and programmer and creator of LeafSeek, as well as a winner in the recent RootsTech Developer Challenge. And, as usual, you never know what other aspects of genealogy and family history will be covered at GeneaBloggers Radio so tune in! GeneaBloggers Radio is about the most fun you can have with your genealogy on a Friday night!

  • 01:00

    GeneaBloggers Radio Birthday Show

    in History

    Join us for another episode of GeneaBloggers Radio on Friday, February 3, 2012 starting at 9pm Eastern, 8pm Central, 7pm Mountain and 6pm Pacific with your host Thomas MacEntee and special co-host Ol’Myrt of DearMYRTLE. This week our show is entitled GeneaBloggers Radio Birthday Show andwe’ll be celebrating one year of GeneaBloggers Radio. Our broadcast will come to you LIVE from the Family History Library in Salt Lake City during the RootsTech conference. We’ll have a fun line up of genealogy vendors and other guests stopping by to wish us happy birthday. And, as usual, you never know what other aspects of genealogy and family history will be covered at GeneaBloggers Radio so tune in! GeneaBloggers Radio is about the most fun you can have with your genealogy on a Friday night!

  • 01:59

    Do Books Still Matter in Genealogy?

    in Books

    This week our show is entitled Do Books Still Matter In Genealogy?. Our special guests will include: Jim Ericson, Senior Product Marketing Manager for FamilySearch representing family history & technology conference RootsTech who will start off our discussion of books and their role in the genealogy industry; Leland Meitzler of Family Roots Publishing Co. in Salt Lake City, Utah who was recently one of several book vendors initially banned from the RootsTech exhibit hall; Curt B. Witcher, MA, FUGA, FIGS, Genealogy Center Manager at the Allen County Public Library in Ft. Wayne, Indiana who’ll help us understand trends in the book and library industry, especially in terms of technology and genealogy; and Biff and Nancy Barnes of Stories to Tell, another “banned” vendor and one that specializes in helping folks publish their own family history books. And, as usual, you never know what other aspects of genealogy and family history will be covered at GeneaBloggers Radio so tune in! GeneaBloggers Radio is about the most fun you can have with your genealogy on a Friday night!

  • 01:30

    Genealogy Conferences - Perspectives

    in History

     
    Join us for another episode of GeneaBloggers Radio on Friday, May 13, 2011 starting at 10pm Eastern, 9pm Central, 8pm Mountain and 7pm Pacific when this week we'll be talking about genealogy conferences.  Our special guests will include Anne Roach who served as the Conference Manager for RootsTech 2011 this past February and Janet Hovorka, frequent genealogy conference exhibitor/vendor and owner of Generation Maps. Both Anne and Janet will help us understand the issues involved with genealogy conferences from the planner and vendor perspectives. And, as usual, you never know what other aspects of genealogy and family history will be covered at GeneaBloggers Radio so tune in! GeneaBloggers Radio is about the most fun you can have with your genealogy on a Friday night!

  • 01:59

    Who Do You Think You Are? Season 2 Episode 2: Tim McGraw

    in History

    PLEASE NOTE THE TIME CHANGE: we've moved to 9pm CST to accommodate the West Coast listeners!

    Another episode of GeneaBloggers Radio broadcast live from the RootsTech conference and the Family History Library in Salt Lake City, Utah!

    Who Do You Think You Are?: Join us as we present a two hour discussion of the second episode of Who Do You Think You Are? Season 2 on NBC. This week's episode features Tim McGraw as he searches for his ancestors. We'll be discussing the episode, the show format, what the WDYTYA series means for genealogists and the genealogy industry.

    Interview with Kathleen Brandt of a3Genealogy: Kathleen is one of the professional genealogists who assisted Tim McGraw with his WDYTYA research and she appears on the show! We'll have Kathleen call in for an interview on what it was like to work with the WDYTYA show and with Tim McGraw!

    RootsTech: We'll also give a recap of RootsTech: A New Family History and Technology Conference. The discussion will include all the sessions, events and vendors. Over 40 genealogy bloggers will be in attendance and hopefully we'll get a few interviews with them as well.


    Genealogy News: And finally, we'll be highlighting some upcoming events and discussing what's going on in the world of genealogy.

    Stay tuned!

  • 02:00

    Who Do You Think You Are? Season 2 Episode 3: Rosie O'Donnell

    in History

    DearMYRTLE, your friend in genealogy will host this week's GeneaBloggers radio show, Friday 18 February 2011. 10pm-Midnight EST; 9-11pm CST; 8-10pm MST; 7-9pm PST; GMT -6. Another episode of GeneaBloggers Radio broadcast live
    for two hours with your chance to call in and discuss this week's episode of Who Do You Think You Are? featuring Rosie O'Donnell. As Thomas MacEntee recovers his voice from a week full of RootsTech activities, Myrt will be taking the reins and leading a fun discussion with the genealogy community. You can learn more about Myrt at her website http://www.dearmyrtle.com/about.htm. Myrt will be discussing the episode, the show format, what the WDYTYA series means for genealogists and the genealogy industry. And don't forget genealogy news! Myrt will also be highlighting some upcoming events and discussing what's going on in the world of genealogy. Stay tuned!

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